Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in Chatham during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Support Engineer
Kent > Chatham
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 20 13
Rank change year-on-year +1 -7 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 7 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chatham 7.45% 5.65% 5.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.53% 5.93% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 2
Chatham median annual salary £27,500 £27,000 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.85% -37.57% +53.10%
10th Percentile £23,375 £24,375 £33,925
90th Percentile £31,875 £34,375 £51,975
Kent median annual salary £28,750 £29,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year -2.54% -1.67% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chatham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Chatham
Permanent vacancies in Chatham with a recognized job title 93 118 34
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.94% 95.16% 85.00%
Number of salaries quoted 89 103 26
Chatham median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 £31,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% +18.11% -18.06%
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,250 £23,250
90th Percentile £49,100 £52,500 £56,250
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -2.44%

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Chatham

Job postings that featured Support Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chatham.

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in Chatham

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Chatham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer in Chatham.

Salary trend for Support Engineer in Chatham

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Chatham

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Chatham region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (14.29%) Google
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Office 365
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
4 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 1 (14.29%) Proactive Monitoring
4 1 (14.29%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (14.29%) XML
4 1 (14.29%) MCP
4 1 (14.29%) C++

Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chatham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) AS400
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Change Management
1 1 (14.29%) Collaborative Working
1 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
1 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (14.29%) Proactive Monitoring
1 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
1 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
1 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
1 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C#
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) Delphi
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) A+ Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) MCP
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Citrix
1 1 (14.29%) Google
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft